Nearly half a century ago, American classrooms were predominantly of English-fluent students. Fast forward into the future, they are now quite diverse and accommodate students from African-American, Spanish, Asian, and many other non-English speaking communities. This has, in turn, given rise to the need to introduce a system that enables all students to benefit from the academic knowledge taught in these classes, hence giving rise to bilingual education. Even though it’s not new, this system of education is pretty controversial. It has both supporters and critics who both come up with quite convincing arguments on why it should be or not be enacted. That is why we look at the pros and cons and also highlight what you need to know.
At some point, every law student in the UK and US universities is required to write a thesis or dissertation. In many cases, it is the last hurdle before graduating from a law graduate school. This requirement evokes excitement and horror in equal measures. On the one hand, it is a unique opportunity to interrogate an area of interest academically, but on the other end, it is a monumental responsibility. Therefore, where do you even start? The answer is the ‘topic.’
Each year, over 2 million young Americans apply for college. Years later, almost half of them will wish they had studied a different course or even attended a different institution altogether. Therefore, in today’s high-pressure, high-cost higher education landscape, every student needs to think carefully about where they wish to go after high school.
Nobody wants to feel remorseful thinking that they did something wrong in their choice for higher learning. One study indeed confirmed that our world is full of emotionally-wrecked young adults who wish they had made better college choices.
Get your thesis introduction right, and the entire dissertation will follow smoothly.
Mess with it, and you’ll find it hard to catch up.
The introduction is where you mention what the thesis will be all about. Most students think it’s something simple, but it may present major problems if not written well.
In this guide, we look at how to write a thesis introduction. You’ll learn how to structure the introduction in a way that makes the reader understand the rest of your thesis as well as impress your examiners. Continue reading “Creating Compelling Thesis Introduction Step-By-Step”
If you are in college, one of the biggest mistakes that you can make is academic dishonesty, commonly referred to as plagiarism. You are not allowed to copy and paste the concepts, reports, figures, or data from any source and present them as your own. Even if such info is correct, it is unethical and can attract severe penalties. This is why you need to use referencing methods such as APA works cited or references.
Have you run your work through a passive voice checker only to find out you have written mostly in passive voice? Thinking about how to avoid passive voice in writing? We would not leave you in the dark about how to fix passive voice. Before the end of this article, you would know what you need to know about passive voice and how to avoid passive voice.
Vocabulary, as a whole, is known as a collection of words that can be used in a similar context or not. English vocabulary is one of the most difficult aspects to tackle in English especially for second language speakers or learners. Based on where the language is to be used, there are different types of vocabulary that a person may need to know.
William Shakespeare has made a great contribution to the English language. What role did Shakespeare play in the development of vocabulary? Shakespeare invented words by changing common words into nouns, verbs, or adjectives. As you can observe, some of Shakespeare words have either prefixes or suffixes. So, how many words did Shakespeare invent? There are more than 1700 words created by Shakespeare that we can see in his writings.
For most students, narrowing down a research topic makes a huge difference between how they carried out the research while in high school and how they should conduct their research projects in college.